Pregnancy After Cancer

Cedars-Sinai investigator Philomena McAndrew, MD, is challenging that conventional wisdom.

Discoveries / Aug 16, 2019

Scientific Dream Team Aims to Make Preeclampsia a Relic of the Past | ...

The pregnancy disorder preeclampsia can strike in a flash, endangering both mother and child. A dream team at Cedars-Sinai is determined to render this disease—a leading cause of maternal mortality—a relic of the past.

Discoveries / Jul 01, 2019

What You Should Know About Preeclampsia

"There's no reason for a woman to feel guilty about getting this disease. It's just bad luck. It's not your fault."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 21, 2019

What to Bring to the Hospital When Having a Baby

In addition to must-haves, childbirth educator Carlie Baiocchi has tips for creating a warm and supportive atmosphere.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 21, 2019

Multiple Sclerosis & Pregnancy: Good News for Patients

It wasn't all that long ago that doctors thought women with MS shouldn't get pregnant.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 03, 2019

Gestational Diabetes Facts: Diagnosis, Risks & Effects

Most women who get gestational diabetes do well as long as it is adequately managed.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 28, 2019

Stop the Stigma

Cedars-Sinai launched the Postpartum Depression Screening, Education, and Referral Program, which aims to evaluate every one of the more than 6,500 women who give birth at Cedars-Sinai each year to support at-risk women.

Discoveries / Feb 18, 2019

Treating Postpartum Pain: Back, Pelvic & More

Learn from an expert at Cedars-Sinai about conditions women often face after giving birth, exercises that can help, and when to consult a physical therapist.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 05, 2018

New Parents & Grandparents—What Vaccines Do You Need?

Which vaccinations should you get to protect your baby?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 22, 2018

Can I Get a Flu Shot While Pregnant?

Dr. Sarah Kilpatrick answers common questions about pregnancy and the flu.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 07, 2018

Studying What Women Want During Childbirth

Cedars-Sinai is studying women at several hospitals in Southern California to examine various needs based on the type of facility they choose for childbirth.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 19, 2018

Can Virtual Reality (VR) Help with Childbirth?

Due to virtual reality's ability to enhance the mind-body connection, researchers are investigating its uses for childbirth labor preparation.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 16, 2018

New Research Investigates Breast Cancer & Pregnancy

We hope to show that women who've had breast cancer don't have to be denied the hope of having children.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 04, 2018

Maternity Unit Bakes Fresh Cookies for New Moms

Warm chocolate chip cookies and milk help make the stay at Cedars-Sinai a little sweeter for moms of newborn babies.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 09, 2018

More than the Baby Blues: Postpartum Depression

Mothers with PPD often hide their feelings and say they're "fine" because they don't want to worry anyone or be judged.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 01, 2018